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Dr. Sanjiv Kalra

Dr. Sanjiv Kalra

Dr. Sanjiv Kalra

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42 Years Experience Overall

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Dr Sanjiv Kalra completed his BDS degree from Manipal Academy of Higher Education in 1977, soon after which he opened his practice ‘Kalra Dental Clinic’. He has been providing expert care as a dentist in Delhi for more than 3 decades. His commitment to his patients is evident as he has kept himself updated with the science and offers the latest technology in dentistry.Dr Kalra and his team use a multi-disciplinary approach to treat the entire physical well-being in conjunction with dental problems. ‘Kalra Dental Clinic’ has been recognized by and is on the panel of esteemed institutions like BHEL & ECHS.Dr Kalra, during the last 30 years as a prominent dentist in Delhi, has been a mentor and inspiration to many young dentists who have trained under him. This includes his two children who are also part of the practice.

Defence Colony, Delhi

Kalra Dental Clinic


C-270 Defence colony, basement , Landmark: Near C-Block Market, Delhi

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Mon - Sat

09:00 - 01:00
05:00 - 08:00

Max. 15 mins wait + Verified details

Common questions & answers

Q: Who is a dentist?

A: A dentist is a doctor who practices dentistry. Dentistry involves the mouth, teeth, gums, and related areas. A dentist takes care of the overall oral healthcare. Common procedures performed at the dentist are tooth filling, tooth extraction, cleaning and polishing of teeth, and minor tooth surgeries like root canal treatment. Within dentistry, there are many specializations that require further training.

Q: What education qualifications are mandatory for a Dentist?

A: A doctoral degree in the field of dental medicine or dental surgery is required to become a dentist. The pre-requisite for doing a dental course is a 4-year bachelor’s degree in a science related field. Qualifying in the dental admission exam and enrolling in a dental school are the next steps.

Q: Should I consult a dentist for bad breath?

A: Bad breath is often due to lack of oral hygiene. In some cases, it may be an indication of some underlying health issue. Consulting a dentist for bad breath is the most logical step. A dentist will perform thorough examination of your teeth and gums to determine the cause of bad breath. Halitosis is the medical term for bad breath.

Q: How many sittings does a dentist take for Root canal treatment?

A: Root canal treatment is a dental procedure followed for advanced decay of tooth that cannot be repaired by filling. In this treatment the tooth pulp is removed, the space is cleaned and filled, and finally a crown is placed on the tooth. The number of sittings for a root canal treatment varies depending on the extent of tooth decay.

Q: Will a dentist perform surgery for wisdom tooth removal?

A: People who develop wisdom tooth may require extraction at a later time. A dentist is the right person to perform extraction of wisdom tooth. Once you book an appointment for tooth extraction, the dentist will appraise you of the entire procedure and after care. Sedation, numbing, tissue removal, bone removal, and tooth extraction are the steps of wisdom tooth removal.



BDS - Manipal College of Dental Sciences, Mangalore, 1977


Indian Dental Association


1977 - 1980 Dental Surgeon at LNJP Hospital
Director at Kalra Dental Clinic
Dental Surgeon at GB Pant Hospital


A-407 Delhi State Dental Council, 2016
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